The Theatre and Cinema Department allows students and teachers to build relationships based on mutual respect and a common passion for the art. Walking across the stage at graduation, I could see how proud they were of what I had accomplished in my 4 years at Virginia Tech. I am proud to have been a part of this department."Katie Arnold, cinema 2014 graduate
Immerse yourself in the art of digital cinema production, pursue scholarship in cinema studies, or choose a cinema minor with a bit of everything. Our faculty includes outstanding scholars in the field and dedicated producers of original creative work on film. Whatever your interest in cinema, they are here to help guide you to your goals.
A range of cinema equipment is available for our production students to use for projects. Check it out.
Cinema Equipment and Facilities
As a teacher, I’m most satisfied when I sense that students are connecting with themselves, others, and their craft in a way where they can actualize their potential for moving and communicating expressively.Dien Vo, Cinema Production Instructor
Ben Hunter, a 2013 graduate who studied cinema with us, had summer internships with film production companies while still in school, then moved to Los Angeles after graduation to continue work on cinema projects.
Hannah Deloach, '12, is living in Los Angeles, has her own photography company, and is working as a free-lance artist in film and television.